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AdventHealth Patient Transporter - Transportation – Winter Park – Part Time in Winter Park, Florida

Description

Patient Transporter - Transportation – Winter Park – Part Time

Winter Park Memorial Hospital seeks to hire a Patient Transporter who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.

Facility Profile:

Nestled among the oak-shaded, brick-paved streets of one of the most picturesque hometowns in the country, Winter Park Memorial Hospital has continuously served the residents of Winter Park and its surrounding communities for more than 50 years. Chartered in 1951, the hospital has grown from the visionary efforts of a handful of Winter Park residents and community leaders, to a 307-bed acute care facility that is a model of community health and wellness. Over the years the hospital has continually expanded to meet the needs of the community, adding an upscale obstetrics and Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at The Dr. P. Phillips Baby Place, cancer care at the AdventHealth Cancer Institute, Winter Park, and state-of-the-art surgery, recovery and rehabilitation at the AdventHealth Orthopaedic Institute. Together with the community we serve, we're building a model of community health and wellness for generations to come.

Department Profile:

The Transportation Department is responsible for all patient moves related to discharges, transfers, admissions, diagnostic testing, and specialty treatments, as well as being responsible for the transportation of various materials, medications and equipment throughout the hospital. Our department is comprised of 40 employees. The Transportation Department also has a Driver to service our Cancer Center, Women’s Center and to drive a shuttle between the Sunrail station and the hospital for employees. Our Mission is to extend the healing ministry of Christ with safe and reliable transportation for every patient that comes to Winter Park.

Work Hours/Shifts:

Tuesday 12p-8:30p, Wednesday 10a-6:30p, Thursday 1p-9:30p

Job Summary:

Personally facilitates the movement of patients or patients related items, in the most expeditious, professional, and customer service-oriented manner possible, using the most expedient method at your disposal. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all

Knowledge, Skills, Education, & Experience Required:

  • People Skills: Ability to understand customers’ needs and respond to them in a pro-active, courteous, professional, and efficient manner.

  • Communication Skills: Ability to read, write, speak appropriately in English using good diction, and respond to people’s needs in a pleasant and courteous manner as perceived by the customer, and as appropriate to adolescents, adult and geriatric patients.

  • Technical Skills: Ability to operate stretchers, beds, and wheelchairs.

  • Customer service experience (Preferred)

Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:

  • CPR Certification (Preferred)

Job Responsibilities:

Demonstrates through behavior AdventHealth’s core Values of Keep Me Safe, Love Me, Make it Easy, and Own it

  • Personally facilitates the safe, efficient, and expedited movement of patients from area to area via stretchers, wheelchairs, beds and cribs.

  • Personally facilitates the efficient and expedited movement of patient related items such as belongings, paperwork, labs and equipment.

  • Assists in the safe transfers of customers (such as: from bed to stretcher or wheelchair).

  • Accurately records the transport and reports the necessary information by correctly using the TeamChimes phone system.

  • Appropriately utilizes PPE, and follows HIPPA, OSHA, and AdventHealth’s Policies and Procedures.

  • When requested, carries non-controlled substances to and from the Nursing Units, Pharmacy or Radiology to the designated care area in a secured manner. The transporter will hand the medication to the appropriate care giver.

  • Ensures that hallways are maintained clear of clutter related to wheelchairs, stretchers, beds, mattresses, transportation carts and cribs by moving equipment not in use to designated equipment storage areas.

  • Maintains competencies related to annual completion of BARE Facts, NPSG’s, PPD’s, and CPR refresher course.

  • Performs other duties as required and keeps a safe environment for patients, visitors and co-workers.

If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Patient Transporter opportunity with Winter Park Memorial Hospital and apply online today.

Job Keywords:

Transporter, Transportation, Winter Park, Per Diem

Job: Transportation / Driver / Courier

Primary Location: US-FL-Winter Park

Organization AdventHealth Central Florida

Schedule Part-time

Shift Day

Job Level Entry Level

Education Level None

Travel No

Job Posting Jun 12, 2019, 10:24:46 AM

Req ID: 282439

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.

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